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WORD Fall 2015 Conference Agenda

Where? Kamiak High School, 10801 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo

In the morning –  a coffee cart will be at Kamiak  to provide espresso, tea, and hot coco for  attendees, compliments of SCRC!


8:00-8:30 Sign in/Clock Hours Registration

8:30-11:10 Donalyn Miller-Reading in the Wild portion

11:10-11:30 Dan Gemeinhart’s Book Talk

11:30-1:30 Lunch/Exhibitors

***Please note that lunch is on your own; you may bring your lunch and eat in the high school commons, or you can venture out to one of the many restaurants listed below***

1:30-1:45 Bonnie Campbell Hill Recipients

1:45-4:10 Donalyn Miller-Nonfiction portion

4:10-4:15 Closing/Clock hour evaluations

WORD Fall Conference – November 14th!

book whisperer bk cover. d miller Donalyn Miller Reading in the Wild

A Day with Donalyn!

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WORD’s Fall Conference Presents A Day with Donalyn! Register Here!

Saturday, November 14th, 2015, from 8:30am to 4:15pm at Kamiak High School in Mukilteo.

The Book Whisperer herself will be here to share:

1) Methods that support students as lifelong readers

2) Tools to engage young readers in various texts

3)  Instructional practices using nonfiction texts, other than textbooks, in your classroom,

4) Conferring tips to encourage students to read genres, like nonfiction, they tend to avoid, and MORE!!

Also, meet Dan Gemeinhart, author of the middle grade novel, The Honest Truth. The Honest Truth Book Cover


The Honest Truth was chosen by the American Booksellers Association as one of its 10 Middle Grade and Young Adult “Indies Introduce” selections (of notable debut novels) for Winter/Spring 2015! Find out what his favorite books are!